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Viramma’s Understanding of the World

4 pages | 940 words

This essay discusses Viramma's understanding of the world, which is shaped by her experience of life in the village. The essay highlights how her understanding is also influenced by her experience of cultural differences, social classes, men and women, family, faith, belief, and spirits, good and evil, body and health, work and survival, caste, democracy, and state.

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The Influence of Classical Mythology in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Series

2 pages | 450 words

This essay looks at the ways in which J.K. Rowling draws upon classical mythology for the names and themes of her Harry Potter novels. It discusses how this use of mythology gives the stories a timeless quality that has made them so popular with readers all over the world.

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